The Australian cricket team has started off the Ashes series win a convincing victory against arch rivals England as they defeated them by 251 runs, thanks to Smith’s twin tons and brilliant bowling by all bowlers.
Vice-captain Pat Cummins had a decent outing in Edgbaston as he ended up with 7 wickets in the game. The pacer took wickets at key moments which did not allow the opposition to run away with the game after Australia were bowled out for 284 in the first innings.
The right arm fast bowler has now become the 2nd fastest Aussie bowler to take 100 wickets in Test cricket as he achieved the unique feat in just his 21st game i.e., 4 more games than Charlie Turner who sits on the first position in this list (17 matches).
Former Australian Test cricketers including Bill Johnston, Jeff Thompson, and Dennis Lillee reside on the number 3 spot in the list as they all reached the landmark in their 22nd Test match for Australia.